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Camera control interface extension bus
System, methods and apparatus are described that include a serial bus, including a serial bus used for Inter-Integrated Circuit (I2C) and/or camera control...
Apparatus, method and computer readable recording medium for displaying
thumbnail image of panoramic photo
An apparatus for displaying a thumbnail of a panoramic photo is provided. The apparatus includes a camera configured to capture a photo in a panorama...
Interaction arrangement for interaction between a screen and a pointer
An interaction arrangement for interaction between at least one screen arranged behind a transparent pane and at least one pointer object located in front of...
Interactive projector and interactive projection system
An interactive projector includes a projection section, a plurality of cameras, and a position detection section for detecting a three-dimensional position of...
Detecting user input provided to a projected user interface
Apparatuses and methods are provided for determining whether a user intends to provide an input using an image of a control appearing on a surface. An apparatus...
A mobile device, including a main body provided with an input device, and a cover portion including a display unit, the cover portion including a first bezel...
Method, apparatus, and manufacture for a tracking camera or detector with
fast asynchronous triggering
An image projection device for displaying an image onto a remote surface. The image projection device employs a scanner to project image beams of visible light...
Focal plane shutter for cameras and digital camera provided with the same
A focal plane shutter includes: a first blade-driving unit that makes switches between normally open and normally closed methods; a second blade-driving first...
High-throughput hyperspectral imaging with superior resolution and optical
An imaging system includes a light source configured to illuminate a target and a camera configured to image light responsively emitted from the target and...
Optical image capturing system
A six-piece optical lens for capturing image and a six-piece optical module for capturing image are provided. In order from an object side to an image side, the...
Method of using a light-field camera to generate a three-dimensional
image, and light field camera implementing...
A method is provided to generate a 3D image using a light-field camera that includes a main lens, a micro-lens array, a light sensing component, and an image...
Pixel structure using a tapered core waveguide, image sensors and camera
A pixel structure having a cladding and tapered core waveguide, the core dimensioned to refract EM radiation through the cladding at differing depth dependent...
Liquid optics image stabilization
A lens system suitable for use with a camera is disclosed. The lens system employs liquid optics to provide stabilization of an image. A liquid lens cell...
Yarn entanglement strength tester
A yarn entanglement strength tester includes first and second rolls that apply incrementally increasing elongation levels on a yarn in order to remove...
Systems and methods for inspecting wound optical fiber
Systems and methods for inspecting wound optical fiber to detect and characterize defects are disclosed. The method includes illuminating the wound optical...
Snapshot spectral imaging based on digital cameras
Snapshot spectral imagers comprise an imaging lens, a dispersed image sensor and a restricted isometry property (RIP) diffuser inserted in the optical path...
System and method for displaying points of interest on a heads-up display
A system for displaying points of interest on a heads-up display is disclosed. In particular, the system may utilize vehicular cameras, a touchscreen device,...
In-situ blade-mounted optical camera inspected systems for turbine engines
Turbine engine casing interiors are visually inspected in a fully assembled turbine casing by mounting an optical camera on a turbine blade that captures...
Concealed net throwing device
A net throwing device is disguised as a security camera and includes a casing including a front chamber, inclined tubes around the front chamber, a rear inner...
Downhole imaging systems and methods
Downhole Camera systems and methods. Certain systems include a high-speed video camera configured with a 360 degree optical field-of-view, a jet-flushing system...
Utility vehicle with monitoring system for monitoring the position of the
The present invention relates to a utility vehicle, in particular to a firefighting vehicle, including an aerial apparatus (i.e. a turnable ladder and/or an...
Fastening arrangement of a camera on a fastening element of a motor
A fastening arrangement of a sensor element, in particular a camera, on a fastening element of a motor vehicle involves holding the sensor element on a holding...
Device and method for recording images of a vehicle underbody
A recording device for recording images of an underbody of a vehicle includes: at least one camera recording images of areas of the underbody; and mirrors...
System, apparatus, and method of detecting and displaying obstacles and
data associated with the obstacles
A method of detecting and displaying the obstacles and data related to obstacles on a digital display starts with a detection processing unit receiving a...
Vehicle vision system with asymmetric anamorphic lens
A vision system for a vehicle includes a rear camera disposed at a rear portion of the vehicle and having an exterior field of view rearward of the vehicle. The...
An analytic device comprising a device housing, a dock to receive a camera enabled mobile electronic device, such as a smartphone and other smart devices, and a...
Remote controlled vehicle with a handheld display device
In some embodiments, extemporaneous control of remote objects can be made more natural using the invention, enabling a participant to pivot, tip and aim a...
Methods, systems, and devices for surgical visualization and device
A surgical device includes a console having a visual display and a manipulator arm, a robotic device having a camera and a connection component. The robotic...
Systems and methods for imaging with multi-head camera
Nuclear medicine (NM) multi-head imaging system includes a plurality of detector units coupled to a gantry. The detector units configured to face toward a...
Detection of a leading stroke risk indicator
Embodiments of a system and method for detecting a leading stroke risk indicator using low-cost, non-contact visual computing methods are generally described...
Method and apparatus for unambiguously determining orientation of a human
head in 3D geometric modeling
A method and apparatus for determining a three-dimensional orientation of a human head. The method includes first interposing a left and a right anthropological...
Ocular fundus camera system and methodology
An ocular fundus camera system and an associated methodology. The system includes (a) an image sensor disposed along a fundus-image reflection path adjacent...
Insect adhesive apparatus capable of automatically renewing insect
adhesive area and control method thereof
An insect adhesive apparatus capable of automatically renewing an insect adhesive area and a control method thereof. The insect adhesive apparatus includes a...
System and method for preventing animals from approaching certain areas
using image recognition
A system and method for preventing an animal being managed by a human from approaching a certain area using image recognition technology includes an apparatus...
Extending camera support
Extending camera support
Method of enhanced depth image acquisition
The present invention provides a method and apparatus for depth image acquisition of an object wherein at least two time-of-flight cameras are provided and the...
Time of flight depth camera
A method for operating a time of flight (TOF) depth camera is provided. The method includes, using an image processing module, interpolating an updated timing...
Adjustable parallax distance, wide field of view, stereoscopic imaging
An imaging system and methods for using an imaging system where the operator is able to variably adjust the parallax distance for enhanced stereo performance...
Smart necklace with stereo vision and onboard processing
A wearable neck device for providing environmental awareness to a user, the wearable neck device includes a flexible tube. A first stereo pair of cameras is...
Video signal transmission method, device, system and terminal
The invention relates to the art of communications and particularly to a video signal transmission method, apparatus, system and terminal, where the method...
Personal vehicle video recording device
A personal vehicle video recording device records video in and around a personal vehicle to preserve a visual record of an encounter with law enforcement. The...
News production system with integrated display
An example news production system includes a scheduling system, a composite display, and a camera. The scheduling system accesses a news program schedule that...
Cameras and methods with data processing, memories, and an image sensor
with multiple data ports
A camera includes a first processing device, a second processing device, and an image sensor that has a first plurality of ports connected to the first...
Systems and methods for reducing motion blur in images or video in ultra
low light with array cameras
Systems and methods for reducing motion blur in images or video in ultra low light with array cameras in accordance with embodiments of the invention are...